Sheep news around the UK

20 October 2020

New record after working sheep dog sells for £20k

19 October 2020

Welshman hits all-time £20k high with Henna

Improved productivity boosts Scotland's lamb crop

16 October 2020

Scotland’s lamb crop sits at just over 3.32m

New sheep monitoring schemes aim to reduce risk of disease

13 October 2020

Two sheep disease monitoring schemes unveiled

National Trust urged to do more to back UK wool

13 October 2020

Charity told to review its purchasing practices

UK sheep farmers highlight sector's net zero potential

11 October 2020

It follows report showing New Zealand's progress

Taste test reveals PGI Welsh Lamb's hidden health benefits

9 October 2020

New research reveals nutritional treasures

Sheep worth £24,000 stolen from Gloucs farm

9 October 2020

Police have launched an investigation

Hill farming support worth £65m 'must be reinstated'

8 October 2020

Union calls for 'vital' support to continue in 2021

NZ beef and lamb farms 'well on the way' to net zero

7 October 2020

Woody vegetation on farms has helped

Millions of lambs 'may go to waste' after no-deal Brexit

7 October 2020

UK sheep sector considered most vulnerable

Bedding manufacturers urged to support British wool

6 October 2020

Fibre is 'perfect' for bedding and duvets

Farmer took own life after unfounded sheep welfare complaint

6 October 2020

Emma Watson was wrongly accused of sheep neglect

Retailers told to stock more UK lamb amid vegan expansion

5 October 2020

Sheep farmers question Asda & Tesco's motives

UK lamb prices 'remain firm' compared to 2019

5 October 2020

Prices stand 25% higher than a year ago

Sheep farmers ask industries to make wool 'first choice'

5 October 2020

Today marks the start of Wool Week

UK livestock sector faces net zero challenge, report says

2 October 2020

New innovations needed to slash emissions

Man arrested after lorry overturns killing 60 sheep

30 September 2020

Sussex Police are asking for witnesses

Nearly 80 sheep stolen from North Yorkshire farm

29 September 2020

Lambs and ewes worth thousands stolen

Coronavirus: 11,000 Northern Irish farms claim £18m in support

29 September 2020

Financial support for dairy, beef and sheep sectors

Sheep farmers raise concern over UK-Australia trade deal

26 September 2020

UK sheep farming 'must not become the sacrificial lamb'

Rustlers steal more than 70 sheep in Derbyshire

23 September 2020

Latest rustling incident to plague UK farms

Scottish farmers asked to take part in antibiotic survey

22 September 2020

Sheep farmers views are sought for survey

Scientists develop new highly sensitive sheep scab test

22 September 2020

UK researchers make technical breakthrough

Measuring grass helps farmer boost animal performance

18 September 2020

GrassCheckGB programme helps Scottish farmer

Rustlers steal more than 100 lambs in Cumbria

16 September 2020

Large-scale theft happened on Penrith farm

Farmers' input needed on future of Welsh upland farming

15 September 2020

Hill farming faces numerous challenges

NFU Cymru calls for British wool to be 'better utilised'

13 September 2020

The price of wool clip has collapsed

Out-of-control dog kills six sheep in Scottish Borders

11 September 2020

Police urge dog owners to be more responsible

Farmers advised to consider early liver fluke treatment

9 September 2020

Moderate risk across most of UK

Farmers welcome pledge to increase use of British wool

9 September 2020

NSA 'very pleased' at Welsh government's news